Something Different

Now located in downtown Urbanna, Virginia
213 Virginia Street – 804-758-8000

Righteous Ribs and Bodacious Butts – We do slow food fast
Specializing in Fine Neanderthal Cuisine

Home of
THE Virginia Sandwich

in The American Sandwich Book
Smoked Turkey & Country Ham Salad

And the Applechain:
 Hot dog with Apple Butter & Mustard


Software: Microsoft Office

Voted BEST Barbecue in River Country by readers of Pleasant Living Magazine!
Every year of the contest (2005 – 2011)
Also Best Breakfast Hot Spot - 2011


 Five Stars
Talk of the Town 4 years
Customer Satisfaction Award

  Five Stars 
Trip Advisor
Ranked #1 of 7 Restaurants
Description: Certificate of Excellence

      Five Stars  
on Urbanspoon and Yelp
AAA Approved(r)

Special thanks to all of our visitors who have given us great reviews on-line.
Talk of the Town rates customer satisfaction based on comments, reviews and ratings
from Internet sites such as Yelp, Urbanspoon, FaceBook, Etc.
We are the only eatery within fifty miles to rate five stars!

We are known for our:

Freshly Roasted Coffees, & Virginia Peanuts
Homemade Super-Premium Ice Cream
Homemade Sides, Soups and Desserts
Barbecue & Smoked Meats
Deli Sandwiches to order
Fine Wines and Cheeses
Rubs, Sauces and Seasonings

New Hours
Wed. Thurs. Fri. Sat. 10 AM – 9 PM

Sunday 8 AM – 3 PM
Closed Monday and Tuesday

Check back here and on FB for updates




Southern LivingŐs
Off the Eaten Path, Second Helpings
 by Morgan Murphy. We have copies for sale at the store for $22.95.
The current edition is on AmazonŐs
top 20 list and #2 in food behind Guy


Our Menu



Full Bar

Wine and Beer
On and Off Premises

Wine glasses –

$6.50 dry, $5.00 wet


New Restaurant in Urbanna

Dan's Blurbs, Ruminations and Trivia —
Stories about food, history and stuff such as:
Charcoal and How to Make it
 On Becoming an Ethno-Gastronomist

 Rubs, Sauces & Seasonings

Tee Shirts, Hoodies, Wine Glasses, Shooters, Growlers and Mugs

Read about Gertrude, our Grandcalf, and her potato chip addiction


Click on photo to view video

Or click HERE to watch on Facebook



Washington Post Magazine July 1, 2012
(click play button below picture to view gallery)

Hampton Roads Diners Guide Aug. 8, 2012

The Tornado of April 16, 2011
Just missed the store and went right through the center of our farm

The Great Carolina Barbecue Tour

Restaurant Review (pdf) from the Rivah Visitors Guide Aug. 2011

Mary Wakefield Buxton's tribute

Photo Gallery

We are on Facebook
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Folks who like us are entitled to our Bumper-Sticker
ŇI Tried Something Different – And LIKED ItÓ
(Keep your neighbors guessing)


We use and sell
Wicked Good Charcoal
To find out why, read

Barbecue 101 Part II, The Fuel

3/13/02 Revised 2/10/08


Penetrating wood finish

Pleasant Living Magazine


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